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By Greg Lawrence | All amazing 3D Scan stories and features from around the globe...

Brooks’ Next Running Shoe Will Be Custom-Built for You With 3-D Technology

3-D foot scanning is finding its strongest foothold among athletic brands, and Brooks Running is one of the latest companies to bring the …

Running Shoes

HP Announces New Sprout 3D Scanning Platform

Today, HP has some exciting new announcements for those interested in 3D scanning using their Sprout platform.<p>The Sprout by HP is a ground-breaking piece of computing hardware that incorporates a touch screen, all in one desktop computer with a projector, capture surface, an Intel RealSense 3D …

Scanners

Chinchilla Limited 3D blog

3D scanning is a fast way to put a real-world object onto a computer in 3 dimensions. On the surface of things it seems easy, but the reality is a …

Chinchilla Limited: 3D Scanning of figurines for BBC's And Then There Were None

<b>The 3D Scanning Brief</b><p>We were asked to 3D scan each figurine, clean up the mesh and export as OBJ files along with texture. All the sculptures needed …

A Mummy Was Found In An "Empty" Coffin By Australian Researchers & It's An Amazing Discovery

Researchers in Australia have made a startling discovery about what they thought was an empty sarcophagus on display at a museum: It actually …

Archaeology

Scientists develop 3-D scanner for insects

The joint development of the "DISC3D" (Darmstadt Insect Scanner 3-D) device took four years. The prototype is now in routine use and optimised for …

How 3D scanning is being used to transform construction projects

Constantly evolving 3D scanning techniques, including drones, UAVs, terrestrial scanners and digital photogrammetry, make it possible to map almost …

Creaform launches ACADEMIA 3D scanning solution for the classroom

×<p>New Creaform ACADEMIA portable 3D measurement solutions.<p>Portable 3D measurement technologies manufacturer, <b>Creaform</b> has launched Creaform ACADEMIA, a …

Cosmo Wenman – Making Art Accessible with 3D Scanning

Cosmo Wenman is a man with a dream. His dream is to allow anyone who has ever wanted a sculpture that can only be found in a museum or a gallery the …

Bespoke wristwatch is 3D-printed for a premium fit

We've already heard about technology that allows custom-fit plastic casts to be made for patients, based on 3D scans of the injured limb. Well, Los …

Underground 3D Scanning in Bhutan

Underground 3D Scanning in Bhutan - 26/04/2018<p>Cavity Mapping above Collapsed Tunnel<p>Surveying cavities in underground excavation projects can be …

3D Scanning and 3D Printing Allow for Production of Lifelike Facial Prosthetics

Losing any part of the body is traumatic, but there is perhaps nothing more traumatic than losing or damaging part of the face. The face is the first …

Chinchilla Limited 3D Scanning

<i>Advanced white light scanning - UK Nationwide</i><p>Our UK nationwide 3D Scanning service works brilliantly for high-res scanning of objects between …

SuperHuge 3D Hand

Case Study<p><b>The Brief</b><p>To SuperHuge 3D print a large model hand which would be used in an exhibition as an information point. <br>We were also tasked with 3D …

3D Scanning Case Study: Doll's head 3D scanned for product development

3D Scanning the doll's head<p>At our London HQ the small object was 3D scanned on the turntable, with a few 3D scanning targets (little round dots) …

Turntables

Free app turns your phone into a 3D scanner

3D Scanners

Photogrammetry - 3D scanning with just your phone/camera

Have you ever wished that you could easily <b>transfer a real object into a digital file?</b> The technology is here, but most of us simply do not have …

D3D High Resolution Desktop 3D Scanner

DSD has created a new high resolution desktop 3D scanner that will allow anyone to scan real-life objects and create detailed digital representations …

3D Scanners

MARS Bio-Imaging color 3D scanner could revolutionize x-ray technology and help detect diseases

A new 3D scanner in development from New Zealand company MARS Bio-Imaging has the potential to change the way diseases are diagnosed. Developed in a …

The 'Most Impressive' Dinosaur Fossil Just Got 3D Scanned

Thousands of photos were stitched together to recreate a nodosaur fossil that has been compared to both a dragon and a work of art.<p>If fossils are nature's sculptures, the recently-discovered remains of a 110 million-year-old nodosaur might be Gaia's <i>Venus de Milo</i>. The dinosaur, which <i>National</i> …

Game of Thrones

New 3D scanning campaign will reveal 20,000 animals in stunning detail

Known as the "Fish Guy," Adam Summers earned his moniker for an odd hobby turned academic obsession: giving dead fish a computerized tomography, or …

Zoology

Amazon buys 3D body scanning startup Body Labs for estimated $50-70M

Oct 5, 2017 | By Benedict<p>International online shopping giant Amazon has acquired New York City startup Body Labs, a specialist in 3D body scanning. …

Amazon Echo

Amazon buys 3D body scanning startup Body Labs for estimated $50-70M

Oct 5, 2017 | By Benedict<p>International online shopping giant Amazon has acquired New York City startup Body Labs, a specialist in 3D body scanning. …

RangeVision to Showcase Two High-Resolution 3D Scanners at TCT Show

Next week in the UK will be the TCT Show, a showcase of the latest 3D technologies. Manufacturers from all over the world will be coming together to …

3D Printing Eliminates the ‘Look, Don’t Touch’ Rule for Archaeologists, Students & Museum Visitors

It’s been well established at this point that 3D printing is making a significant impact on industry around the world, whether you delve into …

Bluefrog Design Uses 3D Scanning and 3D Printing to Help Patient with Skin Condition

Parasthesia is an uncomfortable condition in which a person suffers from an inexplicable burning, tingling or prickling sensation on his or her skin. …

3D Printing

Nationwide body scanning campaign comes to Asheville

The entire process only takes about half an hour. The actual scanning only takes a few seconds and makes hundreds of measurements down to the …

Faro Technologies to showcase Design ScanArm solution at TCT Show

<b>Faro Technologies</b> is the latest <b>TCT Show</b> exhibitor to tease what it will be exhibiting at the 22nd edition of our annual UK-based event.<p>The 3D …

The Royal Netherlands Navy is 3D scanning all their ships

Using handheld Artec 3D scanners<p>Marinebedrijf Koninklijke Marine, is the organization responsible for maintaining the vessels of the Royal Netherlands Navy, and recently partnered with Artec 3D to 3D scan the country’s entire naval fleet, according to <i>Naval Technology</i><i>.</i><p>The project is a massive …